Right to Rent roll out: one more barrier to finding a home?

Next Monday (1 February) the Right to Rent rules will come into force throughout England.

Right to Rent was introduced by last year’s Immigration Act, but this year’s Immigration Bill, currently being considered by the House of Lords, proposes tightening the law still further, with criminal offences for landlords who don’t comply – and eviction (without the need for court proceedings) for families without the Right to Rent.

Hopefully, you’ve heard of Right to Rent – particularly if you plan … Read more